Young Chicago Authors

Cultivating young voices through writing, publication, and performance education.

Cultivating artistic voices, critical thinkers and civically engaged youth.

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To book a YCA Teaching Artist, please email booking/at/youngchicagoauthors.org.

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YCA Events
Featured Event
Feb 22

#LTAB2018 Prelims

11am-8pm @ Columbia College

Chicago, IL 60605

‚Äč#LTAB2018 teams (and Individual Poets) compete in Preliminary Bouts. Each Bout consists of four individual rounds and one group round. Preliminary Bouts are held at various times from Wednesdays-Saturdays at Columbia College Chicago. Tickets and group bookings are available.

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Upcoming Event
Feb 23

#LTAB2018 Prelims

11am-8pm @ Columbia College Chicago

Chicago, IL 60605

#LTAB2018 teams (and Individual Poets) compete in Preliminary Bouts. Each Bout consists of four individual rounds and one group round. Preliminary Bouts are held at various times from Wednesdays-Saturdays at Columbia College Chicago. Tickets and group bookings are available.

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Upcoming Event
Feb 24

#LTAB2018 Prelims

11am-8pm @Columbia College Chicago

Chicago, IL 60605

#LTAB2018 teams (and Individual Poets) compete in Preliminary Bouts. Each Bout consists of four individual rounds and one group round. Preliminary Bouts are held at various times from Wednesdays-Saturdays at Columbia College Chicago. Tickets and group bookings are available.

Upcoming Event
Feb 24

MC Olympics

7-9pm @ Young Chicago Authors

1180 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60642

Join us for an Olympic-style MC competition featuring Chicago's up-and-coming MCs. The event will be held at Young Chicago Authors, 1180 N. Milwaukee Ave.

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About Young Chicago Authors

Young Chicago Authors transforms the lives of young people by cultivating their voices through writing, publication, and performance education.